Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin

Pumpkins are a favorite fall theme! We use them all the time and I love switching up the sensory bins as we change seasons. And our pumpkin and kinetic sand sensory bin is loads of fun to play in.

You can explore the textures of the two items and it is a super fall easy sensory bin to set up.

Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

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We have done a pumpkin and rice sensory bin and a pumpkin and waterbed sensory bin. This is a fun change to do a bin with sand.

What you need for the pumpkin sensory bin

These are links to Amazon with similar products to what we used in our sensory bin.

Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

Ways to Play in the Pumpkin and Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin

When I gave her the bin the first thing she did was push all the pumpkins in the sand. This is a great sensory activity. You have the pressure while pushing in the pumpkins and trying to get them all in.

Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

Then she followed that up by pulling them all out! It was fun to see the impressions left by the pumpkins in the kinetic sand. This is also great for fine motor work.

Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can also do letters in the sand. You can start with them tracing the letter in the sand. Then have them outline the letter with the pumpkins.

Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

They can also make fun drawings in the sand with the pumpkins. This a fun way to just explore the pumpkins in the sand.

Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

What I love about sensory bins is that there is not an age limit with them and there is never just one way to play in them!


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Check out all the fun Pumpkin Activities & Printables on 3 Dinosaurs.

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Pumpkin & Kinetic Sand Sensory Bin - a simple and easy fall sensory bin with pumpkins and kinetic sand for kids to play in. - 3Dinosaurs.com

About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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